| Announcement Type : 1. Honors & Scholars (1)
|Book Drive for Ohio Prison Libraries|
How important are books in your life? This April, PassGo will be holding its annual Spring book drive to collect donations for prison libraries in Ohio. We're looking for popular fiction novels and current non-fiction (all genres welcome), so if you have books you'd like to donate, please make sure to bring them back to campus after spring break! Paperback is preferred but hardback is acceptable too. Details on donation drop spots will be available by the end of March. Feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions!
| Announcement Type : Fellowships/Scholarships (1)
|$5000 Scholarship Opportunity|
Sigma Phi Epsilon is offering a $5000 scholarship to incoming male freshmen. By applying for the Balanced Man Scholarship, you are not obligated to join either Sigma Phi Epsilon or Greek Life at Ohio State. The application can be found at ohiostatesigep.com/bms. The priority deadline is July 1. If you have any questions or concerns, please reach out to Callum Henderson at email@example.com. Thank you and we look forward to reading your application!
| Announcement Type : Jobs/Internships (2)
|Summer VISTA Internship at Dowd Education Center|
Homeless Families Foundation, Dowd Education Center provides a high quality summer academic enrichment program to students in Kindergarten through 8th grade. The students participate for 6.5 hours daily in academic and youth development activities. Part of their summer program is operating an summer food site which provides breakfast and lunch daily. Homeless Families Foundation additionally provides a direct housing program for families who are homeless and a SPARK program(pre-k literacy).
The HFF Summer VISTA will be involved of all aspects of the summer feeding program including: menu planning, grocery shopping, meal preparation, kitchen clean up and completing all paperwork for SFSP program. In addition, the HFF Summer VISTA will be involved in class activities after clean up from lunch is completed. They would participate in youth development activities will the students.
For more information and to apply please visit this page: https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=66386&fromSearch=true
|Marketing, FCOB Executive Education|
Are you looking to gain some experience in marketing? The Fisher College of Business Executive Education department is looking for a student intern to assist with their marketing needs starting this summer. This position will be responsible for making web edits, updating print collateral, organizing radio spots, preparing program materials, maintaining contact lists, some administrative tasks, and more. This position will also have the chance to see digital marketing automation in action with cutting edge software.
Applicants should have some background in marketing and communication, exceptional attention to detail, and ability to solve problems on their own. Position is for 20-30 hours a week.
If you are interested, please email your resume and cover letter to Anna at firstname.lastname@example.org.
| Announcement Type : Other Campus Announcements (5)
|Beat T's Design Competition|
All Ohio State students have the opportunity to create their very own T-shirt design for the Student-Alumni Council shirts sold in Fall 2017. Rules can be found at go.osu.edu/BeatTs2017. Each winner will receive the shirt they designed and a gift card of their choice.
|We Want to Know About Your Experience! Take the Graduation Survey!|
Spring 2017 graduates, we want to know about your experiences at Ohio State. Before you graduate, please take the Ohio State Graduation Survey you received in your email. The survey will assist us in understanding your time at Ohio State, your plans after graduation, and help us help future Buckeyes. Your opinion matters! Thank you, and congratulations! For more information, please visit go.osu.edu/grad-survey. Please contact email@example.com with any questions.
|Keyholder 2017: Changing the Game|
This May, the Women’s Fund of Central Ohio will host Billie Jean King to be interviewed by CNN’s Lisa Ling at the Ohio Theatre. Billie Jean King has been breaking down barriers as an athlete on the tennis court since the 1970s; she defeated Bobby Riggs in the “Battle of the Sexes” in 1973 and went on to fight for the passage of Title IX and found the Women’s Sports Foundation. To this day, she is committed to the fight for equal pay for equal work and remains an important role model for LGBTQ athletes everywhere.
This night is the biggest fundraiser of the year for the Women’s Fund, with all of the money we raise going to support our work to create gender equality and influence in the Central Ohio community. There is opportunity to support the Women’s Fund by donating or purchasing tickets, and also by volunteering at the event! The link to buy tickets and/or donate to the Women’s Fund is here: http://www.womensfundcentralohio.org/keyholder/ and the link to volunteer is here: http://www.womensfundcentralohio.org/keyholder-volunteering/
|President's Prize - Application Now Open|
Announcing Information Sessions for the All New President’s Prize!
If you could change one thing in this world, what would it be? Ohio State students have powerful ideas for making our world a better place and the ambition to transform ideas into action. The new President’s Prize provides two graduating seniors the crucial connections and financial support they need to advance innovative ideas for change in their first year after graduation.
Each recipient will receive:
$50,000 living stipend and up to $50,000 in startup funding to implement your project
Access to an exclusive network of agents for change
Mentorship of accomplished experts
The opportunity to share innovative ideas with Ohio State’s global community of alumni, friends and partners
Learn more about the application process at one of the following information sessions:
Tuesday, April 11, 3-4 p.m. – Tanya Rutner Room, Ohio Union
Thursday, April 13, 7-8 p.m. – 319 Schoenbaum
Monday, April 17, 5-6 p.m. – 204 Thompson Library
Wednesday, April 19, Noon-1 p.m. – Maudine Cow Room, Ohio Union
Monday, April 24, 1-2 p.m. – Student-Alumni Council Room, Ohio Union
Wednesday, June 7, Noon-1 p.m. – online webinar
Thursday, June 29, Noon-1 p.m. – online webinar
|Apply to Attend the Clinton Global Initiative University 2017 Conference!|
Apply now to attend CGI U 2017, President Clinton’s initiative to engage the next generation of leaders on college campuses around the world. CGI U 2017 will take place at Northeastern University from Friday, October 13 - Sunday, October 15, 2017. To be considered, all students must submit a Commitment to Action: a new, specific, and measurable initiative that addresses a pressing global issue. The early decision and travel assistance deadline is March 1, 2017. The final application deadline is May 1, 2017.
| Announcement Type : Research (1)
|Hands on Research Opportunity|
Looking for a couple of honors students who would be interested in working in projects related to Alzheimer's disease beginning this summer. The approaches taken in the lab are molecular, biochemical, and cell biological utilizing techniques such as immunohistochemistry, primary neuronal cultures, transgenic mice, Western blotting, cloning, and live imaging. Undergraduate students will be trained to perform experiments on their own, participate in lab meetings discussing current literature related to the project. The goal is for students to learn the basics of rigorous scientific research for their future professional career. There is a chance for students to present their work as posters and become a coauthor of manuscripts. Interested, please send your current CV with GPA listed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
| Announcement Type : Volunteer (1)
|Pen PALS Application Now Open!|
Do you want to make a tangible impact on the life of a young child? Do you love to write, and are excited at the idea of making a new friend? OSU Pen PALS is now accepting applications to be a mentor for the upcoming school year! The organization focuses on writing letters to Columbus schoolchildren, and attending seminars to learn more about what's happening in our community, culminating in a huge end of the year event where we get to connect in person! The online application can be found HERE (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdrTZ1NmoWpSejU9noKyNWO1ELfcg6qtdbe-8mUFZzCumk0Wg/viewform?c=0&w=1), and please feel free to contact Rooney Mantena at email@example.com for any further questions or information!